Definitions of earnestness

  1. The state or quality of being earnest; intentness; anxiety. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Seriousness; serious event; not a feigned appearance; in earnest, not in jest; really intent on. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for earnestness

  1. " Look here," said Andrew with great earnestness – Men Called Him Master by Elwyn Allen Smith
  2. What more might have been said at that time no one can tell, for the conversation was cut short by a sound which caused both Indians to listen with intense earnestness – The Big Otter by R.M. Ballantyne